Aquino declares November 11-17 as 'Electrical Engineering Week'

October 11, 2012 10:29 pm· Comments Off on Aquino declares November 11-17 as 'Electrical Engineering Week' 

MANILA, Oct. 11 — President Benigno S. Aquino III has declared November 11 to 17, 2012 as “Electrical Engineering Week” to underscore the need to focus national attention on the importance of the electrical engineering profession.

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Aquino lauds compliance rate of Consumer Welfare Desks in addressing complaints

October 11, 2012 10:29 pm· Comments Off on Aquino lauds compliance rate of Consumer Welfare Desks in addressing complaints 

MANILA, Oct. 11 — President Benigno S. Aquino III hailed the speed and effectiveness of the Consumer Welfare Desks (CWD) in addressing complaints, saying that this showed the high priority the CWDs give in upholding consumers’ rights.

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DTI sets aside budget for LRED upscaling in Luzon, Mindanao

October 11, 2012 10:29 pm· Comments Off on DTI sets aside budget for LRED upscaling in Luzon, Mindanao 

Manila, Oct. 11 — The Dept. of Trade and Industry has earmarked P8 M in 2012 and P13 M in 2013 to promote competitiveness of local government units in Luzon and Mindanao through the Local and Regional Economic Development (LRED) approach.

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Philex to recommission damaged tailings pond

October 11, 2012 10:29 pm· Comments Off on Philex to recommission damaged tailings pond 

MANILA, Oct.11 — Philex Mining Corp. on Thursday said it will recommission the damaged tailings pond No.3 to allow the company to immediately resume operations at its Padcal mine in Benguet.

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Senators downplay coup plot against Enrile

October 11, 2012 10:29 pm· Comments Off on Senators downplay coup plot against Enrile 

MANILA, Oct. 11 – Rumors of coup attempt against Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile may be persistent but for several senators, including Senate Minority Leader Alan Peter Cayetano, these would remain speculation unless somebody could get 11 solid backers.

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(Update)Typhoon 'Nina' brings light rains in Cagayan region

October 11, 2012 10:29 pm· Comments Off on (Update)Typhoon 'Nina' brings light rains in Cagayan region 

MANILA, Oct. 11 –- Typhoon Nina (Prapiroon) will bring light rains in Cagayan region due to outer rain clouds.

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DepEd announces Math Olympiad to unfold on Saturday

October 11, 2012 10:29 pm· Comments Off on DepEd announces Math Olympiad to unfold on Saturday 

MANILA Oct. 11 — To spread the interest and appreciation for Math among students, The Mathematics Society of the Philippines will hold its 15th Philippine Mathematical Olympiad among high school math enthusiasts who would want to compete internationally this Saturday.

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It's Comelec's power which party-list groups to accredit — Palace

October 11, 2012 10:29 pm· Comments Off on It's Comelec's power which party-list groups to accredit — Palace 

MANILA, Oct. 11 — Malacanang said on Thursday the Commission on Elections (Comelec), being an independent constitutional body, has the discretion to decide which party-list groups to accredit.

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ARMM gov. says GPH-MILF Framework Agreement gaining popular support in Mindanao

October 11, 2012 10:29 pm· Comments Off on ARMM gov. says GPH-MILF Framework Agreement gaining popular support in Mindanao 

By Ben Cal

MANILA, Oct. 11 –- The Framework Agreement forged between the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) continues to gain popular support among the people in Mindanao, including those who opposed the unsigned Memorandum of Agreement on Ancestral Domain (MOA-AD) in 2008, according to Mujiv Hataman, officer-in-charge of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).

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Development Academy of the Philippines opens admission to development program for 2013

October 11, 2012 10:29 pm· Comments Off on Development Academy of the Philippines opens admission to development program for 2013 

MANILA, Oct. 11 — In line with President Benigno S. Aquino III’s reform initiatives, the Development Academy of the Philippines has announced the opening of admission to the Public Management Development Program (PMDP) for 2013.

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